How to get your license: Timeshare company

Things to know

Counter services closed on January 1, 2016.

  • You can still mail applications and forms or use our online services where available.
  • If you still have questions call 360.664.6486 or email

Who needs a license?

You must have a timeshare company license to offer or sell a timeshare or the right to occupy a unit in 3 or more separate periods over at least 3 years.

How to apply

  1. File a business license application to get a Unified Business Identifier (UBI) number from the Department of Revenue.
    • Out-of-state businesses that only advertise in Washington aren’t required to apply for a UBI number in Washington, and can start at step 2 below.
  2. Complete a Timeshare Company Registration Application.
    • You must include your UBI number on the application.
  3. Provide a copy of the public offering statement with all the required documentation (See the sample form for details.)
  4. Mail your application materials and a check or money order for the fee (payable to the Department of Licensing) to:
    Timeshare Company Registrations
    Department of Licensing
    PO Box 3917
    Seattle, WA 98124-3917

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